Tag : techno

Inner City Electronic – Review

3 months ago / 0 comments

No one could have quite prepared the city of Leeds for what lay ahead on the 2nd of June. In the midst of endless hours spent in the library, Inner City Electronic proved to be the perfect remedy for students after exam season, striking the city with a pulse of … Read More

System and Set One Twenty bring Chris Leibing and Ben Klock to Leeds

4 months ago / 0 comments

Now that summer is near, Leeds’ clubbing calendar is filling with a slew of terrace parties. In some instances, these events offer little more than the chance to grab a quick pic for the ‘gram, with overpriced mojitos and wavey sunglasses front-and-centre. The music can be an afterthought. But not … Read More

Mor Elien and Anthony Parasole confuse and delight Wire

6 months ago / 0 comments

Techno is a vast genre, and in many ways, Leeds is obsessed with it. Nonetheless, there is a certain sound of the techno world that has yet to wholly break through into the Leeds club scene. Perhaps it never will. It is a sound synonymous with Berlin, dominated by deep, … Read More

Set One Twenty turns 6 with Moodymann – Review

6 months ago / 0 comments

It didn’t take long at Mint Warehouse before I realised that Set One Twenty’s 6th birthday wasn’t quite going to be a night like many others. With Detroit legend Moodymann (a.k.a. Kenny Dixon Jr.) headlining the night, there was a palpable energy and enthusiasm in the air from the crowd, … Read More

Set One Twenty to bring Moodymann to Leeds – Preview

6 months ago / 0 comments

Set One Twenty return to Mint Warehouse on March 16th for their 6th Birthday, bringing American DJs Moodymann and Seven Davis Jr. and their soulful stylings to Leeds. Their first event at Mint Warehouse since May of 2017, expect this to be a big night with a good mix of … Read More

Interstellar Funk and Suzanne Kraft get Pleasure Connection off to a flyer

7 months ago / 0 comments

Saturday night at Wire welcomed two heavyweights from Amsterdam’s thriving underground dance scene. Susanne Kraft and the young Dekmantel regular Interstellar Funk took to the booth for the opening night of Leeds party promoters Pleasure Connection’s residency. The club’s credibility in leading the way for electronic music in Leeds has … Read More

An Exercise in Eclecticism

7 months ago / 0 comments

Young Marco’s unconventional party- starting abilities have been captivating audiences for years, and his consequent reputation as an erudite, creative DJ has been fully deserved. On the grounds of that; he’s the kind of guy to just about get away with finishing a set at a mid-July festival with Wham’s … Read More

Vera and Fitz hijack Wire and teach Friday’s crowd to dance on the walls

7 months ago / 0 comments

What a pleasure it is to live in a city that hosts the likes of nthng, Vera, Jane Fitz, DJ Stingray and Silicon Sally all in one week, in one club, over three separate events. Like a great deal of those reading this article, I unfortunately had neither the money … Read More

Your Electronic Festival Guide 2018

8 months ago / 0 comments

It may only be February, but the buzz about summer festivals is slowly building as tickets go on sale and strong line-ups are being released across the board. It’s no surprise that February weather has us dreaming of watching the best possible DJ’s in the sunshine. But which electronic festivals … Read More

Brotherhood Sound System: Jayda G & Anu

8 months ago / 0 comments

Since their 2012 inception, Brotherhood Sound System have become a staple in the calendar of dance music enthusiasts citywide. For their first event of 2018, Brotherhood brought Jayda G & Anu to Wire. The anticipation for this showcase was undeniable; with the online scramble for tickets a testament for what … Read More